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Synonyms for finished
ˈfɪn ɪʃt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finished(adj)

    (of materials or goods) brought to the desired final state

    "a finished product"


    raw(a), unpolished, preserved, unhewn, unended, pending, incomplete, unsanded, undressed, unfinished, undone, unfattened, unpainted, uncompleted, rough-cut, roughhewn

  2. finished(adj)

    ended or brought to an end

    "are you finished?"; "gave me the finished manuscript"


    roughhewn, undressed, raw(a), unhewn, unended, unpainted, unsanded, unpolished, preserved, unfinished, pending, incomplete, uncompleted, unfattened, undone, rough-cut

  3. finished(adj)

    (of skills or the products of skills) brought to or having the greatest excellence; perfected

    "a dazzling and finished piece of writing"; "a finished violinist"


    unpolished, undressed, raw(a), unfinished, unhewn, uncompleted, roughhewn, unfattened, preserved, unsanded, unended, undone, pending, unpainted, incomplete, rough-cut

  4. finished(adj)

    having a surface coating or finish applied

    "the finished bookcase costs much more than the unfinished ones"


    unpainted, undressed, raw(a), preserved, unfinished, pending, uncompleted, unsanded, roughhewn, rough-cut, unfattened, incomplete, undone, unended, unpolished, unhewn

  5. finished, ruined(adj)

    brought to ruin

    "after the revolution the aristocracy was finished"; "the unsuccessful run for office left him ruined politically and economically"

    washed-up, destroyed, sunk, done for(p), undone, ruined

    unfinished, raw(a), unpainted, preserved, undone, unended, rough-cut, unhewn, roughhewn, incomplete, uncompleted, unfattened, unpolished, pending, unsanded, undressed


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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. finished

    That is perfect to which nothing can be added, and from which nothing can be taken without impairing its excellence, marring its symmetry, or detracting from its worth; in this fullest sense God alone is perfect, but in a limited sense anything may be perfect in its kind; as a perfect flower; a copy of a document is perfect when it is accurate in every particular; a vase may be called perfect when entire and unblemished, even tho not artistically faultless; the best judges never pronounce a work of art perfect, because they see always ideal possibilities not yet attained; even the ideal is not perfect, by reason of the imperfection of the human mind; a human character faultlessly holy would be morally perfect tho finite. That which is absolute is free from admixture (as absolute alcohol) and in the highest and fullest sense free from imperfection or limitation; as, absolute holiness and love are attributes of God alone. In philosophical language, absolute signifies free from all necessary, or even from all possible relations, not dependent or limited, unrelated and unconditioned; truth immediately known, as intuitive truth, is absolute; God, as self-existent and free from all limitation or dependence, is called the absolute Being, or simply the Absolute. Compare INNOCENT; INFINITE; RADICAL.

    absolute, accurate, blameless, complete, completed, consummate, correct, entire, faultless, holy, ideal, immaculate, perfect, sinless, spotless, stainless, unblemished, undefiled

    bad, blemished, corrupt, corrupted, defaced, defective, deficient, deformed, fallible, faulty, imperfect, incomplete, inferior, insufficient, marred, meager, perverted, poor, ruined, scant, short, spoiled, worthless

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. finished

    artistic, perfect, refined, high

    inartistic, incomplete, rude, poor, coarse, unfinished

Editors Contribution

  1. khalas

    because khalas means the end

    and they lived happily ever after. khalas

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. finished(a.)

    completed, complete, perfect

  2. finished(a.)

    polished, perfected, elegant, highly-wrought

  3. finished(a.)

    experienced, practised, qualified, accomplished, thorough-bred, able, proficient

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How to use finished in a sentence?

  1. Maria Sharapova:

    I have sat in this chair a few times where I havent finished the match or I feel like I have a long road ahead of me in terms of recovery with the body, so, yeah, thats a positive, but theres definitely the repetition, just the feeling of being in a match. Its very different.

  2. Richard Bach:

    Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished if you're alive, it isn't.

  3. Dan Elwell:

    If you said October I wouldn't even say that, only because we haven't finished determining exactly what the training requirements will be, if it takes a year to find everything we need to give us the confidence to lift the (grounding) order so be it.

  4. Antonio Cojuangco:

    I think when he (Okada) is finished with the construction of the first phase, I would really love to start on the development of the rest of the land which is 30 hectares (74.13 acres).

  5. James Lankford:

    While we're dealing with voting rights, and we're dealing with all these other inequities, and we're dealing with all of these other things over decades, we've still not finished the work of the heart and of families.

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